• Iran orders the closure of a pro-reform newspaper

    2 monthes ago - By The Seattle Times

    TEHRAN, Iran - Iranian media are reporting that the country's General Prosecutor has ordered the closure of a reformist newspaper on charges of insulting the Shiite religion. The Friday reports say that the “Sedayeh Eslahat” newspaper was ordered shut down for publishing an article on female-to-male gender reassignment surgery. The prosecutor, Mohammad Jafar Montazeri,...
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